Digestive

Digestive may refer to:

  • Digestion, biological process of metabolism
  • Digestive biscuit, a British semi-sweet biscuit
  • Digestif, small beverage at the end of a meal

Other articles related to "digestive":

Sarracenia Oreophila - Morphology and Carnivory
... Pitcher Plant traps insects using a tubular rolled leaf which collects digestive juices at the bottom ... from entering the pitcher and diluting the digestive secretions within ... losing their footing on this surface plummet to the bottom of the tube, where a combination of digestive fluid, wetting agents and inward-pointing hairs prevent their escape ...
Types of Medications (type of Pharmacotherapy) - For The Gastrointestinal Tract (digestive System)
... Upper digestive tract antacids, reflux suppressants, antiflatulents, antidopaminergics, proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), H2-receptor antagonists, cytoprotectants, prostaglandin analogues Lower digestive tract laxatives ...
Accessory Digestive Gland
... An accessory digestive gland is a gland of the digestive system that is not a part of the digestive tract ... An example of an accessory digestive gland is the exocrine pancreas ... A closely related term is "accessory digestive organ" ...
Pancreatic Hormones
... The pancreas /ˈpæŋkriəs/ is a glandular organ in the digestive system and endocrine system of vertebrates ... somatostatin, and pancreatic polypeptide, and a digestive organ, secreting pancreatic juice containing digestive enzymes that assist the absorption of ...
Tarantula - Digestive System
... which is accomplished by coating the prey with digestive juices that are secreted from openings in the chelicerae ... The tarantula's digestive organ (stomach) is a tube that runs the length of its body ...